Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Support Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

System Support Analyst
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 381 365
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support Analyst 8 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.050% 0.070% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.073% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 17
South East median daily rate £325 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -42.86% +47.37%
10th Percentile £285 £200 £230
90th Percentile £344 £250 £488
England median daily rate £350 £250 £350
% change year-on-year +40.00% -28.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 12
South East median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.95
England median hourly rate £20.50 £16.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year +22.39% -22.09% +7.50%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15163 17702 18615
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.46% 95.02% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8741 10704 10486
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £231 £227
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 731 759 895
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.48 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Systems Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Systems Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Analyst in the South East

Systems Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Systems Support Analyst in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Support Analyst in the South East

Systems Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Support Analyst in the South East

Systems Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support Analyst within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 3 £313 - 1
Surrey - 3 £349 -
Thames Valley +3 2 - -
Oxfordshire -14 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Systems Support Analyst
England

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Systems Support Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Systems Support Analyst in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Trading
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) EPoS
4 1 (12.50%) Primavera
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Linux

Systems Support Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) GitLab
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Trading
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft